Printing is the act of outputting GIS data onto paper.

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Adding more than one legend in QGIS Print Composer?

I'm using QGIS 2.8.4 and I can't seem to figure out adding more than one legend to my Print Composer. Say I want a larger map and then an inset map -- showing perhaps a different classification/color ...
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In ArcMap, use python to disable “Scale map elements proportionally to changes in page size”

I am changing sources on MXDs in differents offices using ArcPy and ArcGIS 10.0. As observed here, the printer settings revert to the default printer when the instruction mxd.save() is sent. Losing ...
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Creating user customizable printing app for ArcGIS Online?

I have users that want to be able to put in their own title bar, display the legend, scale bar, north arrow, add text/imagery/etc. just like ArcMap, but with the web maps instead. Is this possible ...
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Measuring in Print composer and main layer window in QGIS 2.12.3 does not match

I work on the municipality level and I am composing print maps with scalebar. I noticed, that length (or scale of my maps) is presented different when items are measured in my main QGIS 2.12.3 layer ...
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Bulk printing\exporting from ArcGIS for Desktop to PDF or JPG for 300 layers using same extent? [duplicate]

I am using ArcGIS 10.2.2 for Desktop and I need to print\export individual maps of some 300 point Shape\layers (plant occurrences) to PDF (or JPG). Basemap extent remains fixed. Naming each Map with ...
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Exporting Map from Composer to PDF/PRINT, but all the work disapears

All my work in QGIS is missing when i tried to export via pdf, jpg or impress (including scales, legends, maps, layers, georeferenced photos). I'm not using any "OpenLayers Plugin". I had already ...
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Printing ArcMap layers in black and white?

I am working in ArcMap 10.1. I would like to print a select few layers in black and white and have one or two layers print in color? Can this be done? If so how?
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MapInfo layout templates for QGIS?

I have a series of MapInfo layouts that I use as templates for various standard map sizes (eg A0, A4 etc) that contain title blocks, and I wondered what is the best method for getting these into QGIS, ...
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Basemap layer disappear on print. Only happens with max zoom

I am fairly new to arcgis, please bear with me here. ISSUE: I uses standard esri.dijit.Print for map printing. The base map displays normally in my map pane at all zoom levels. The printing ...
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InvalidJsonValueException in geoserver printing module

I have a leaflet web app displaying some WFS and WMS with tiles from the IGN in WMTS. I've installed leaflet.print plugin and the geoserver printing module. But, when I want to print, a web page is ...
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Print composer changing orientation when saved to a template

I am having an issue while creating a template. When I save my Print composer to a template for my peers to use, the orientation is not saved. I have changed the orientation from landscape to ...
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Why doesn't the item properties and command history window not open up in QGIS print composer?

When I open a print composer in QGIS, all I see is my map. I do not see the item properties or command history. I can add a legend, scale bar, etc., but I can't edit them. I have not had this problem ...
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Labelling Issue Red Matrix around Label

I use QGIS 2.12 64-Bit Version on Win7. I have a problem with red matrix wich show up around every label. I want to delete them or make them invisible. It looks like in the following screenshot Does ...
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QGIS: Print Composer Crashes Trying to print sizes bigger than A-3

My problem is that QGIS crashes (and goes out) when I'm trying to print (on paper or to PDF) and it's for sizes bigger than A-3. Here's the basic information: OS is Windows XP Professional SP-3 (32 ...
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Geoserver printing (2.8) fails: InvalidValueException

I have followed this well-known sequence to use the Geoserver printing module: cd /var/lib/tomcat7/webapps sudo wget http://ares.boundlessgeo.com/geoserver/2.6.x/geoserver-2.6.x-latest-war.zip sudo ...
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ArcMap printing the map problem

I have created the map with some point and line layers. When I print this map, some points and lines of the map looks like shifted from their original locations. The print preview doesn't show any ...
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How to view a part of the map in natural size using ArcGIS for Desktop?

I have a map project in ArcGIS 10.3. My project page size is custom 1500 * 1000 mm. How can I cut a part of this map to print it on A4 format paper and see this part with a natural resolution (same ...
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Print values from Tables in QGIS Console

I want to know how to get the QGIS Console to print out actual values pertaining to a Layer's attribute table (e.g. field names, feature values, etc.). So far using the "print" command all I'm able ...
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Print composer problems Qgis 2.8 Wien with Google Satellite

I am having serious problems in exporting a map (Google satellite map) linked to QGIS. Using the print editor I clearly see the part of the map I want to print and also in the right scale, but when ...
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QGIS problem with exporting from print composer

I am using QGIS (version 2.10.1-Pisa) on a Mac (Yosemite). I am trying to export a map in the print composer as jpg or pdf and whenever I do try, the page in the print composer goes blank. when trying ...
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Detecting onClick event for clicking Printout button of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I am wondering if there is a way to detect when a user clicks the "Printout" link after using the print task in ArcGIS Javascript 3.14. I have set up many custom options in my mapping application ...
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arcgis 10.2 javascript api proxy printtask error

when i invoke a printtask without the proxy, everything runs fine. But, when i use it, the invocation fails. It seems that the cause is that the proxy is appending a double quote to the end of the ...
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Align in print composer not working in QGIS?

When i try to use the Align tool in Print composer to align either labels, arrows or maps, nothing happens. I've tried restarting QGIS, but it seems to be the same issue in every project. What am I ...
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ArcGIS print service not showing images or text in layout template?

Steps using ArcGIS 10.2: with arcmap create a simple map. Edit it to include an image and a text. save said map in the templates folder close arcmap. reopen and create a new blank map using the ...
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Error executing tool. ExportWebMap Job ID: somethink"

I have followed this Url http://resources.arcgis.com/en/help/main/10.1/#/Printing_maps_that_contain_secured_services/0154000005q3000000/ and trying to Printing maps that contain secured services. I ...
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Seeking Online Large Format Map Printing Service based in North America? [closed]

I am looking for an online large format printing service. My requirements for such a service are: large format (ANSI E +/-) high resolution double sided paper of different quality based in North ...
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MapFish Print Legend

I am new with Mapfish Print. Everything is working with my config.yaml except the legend. Here my code: ` - !legends font: Helvetica maxIconWidth: 8 maxIconHeight: 8 ...
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Using Multiple maps and Legends in a single Print Composer

I keep running into this problem when I inlay a second map and legend into the print composer. For example when I plot my first map and legend I can lock the map and then I prepare my inlay map. ...
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Restrict Map Services available to a custom ArcGIS Server Print Service

I am setting up a custom print service in ArcGIS Server to use our own templates, but as this print service will run as the ArcGIS Server account it will potentially have access to all secured ...
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Custom pageSize MapFish Print not working

I am new to Mapfish print. I have a question . How to generate a PNG file with custom size. For example, generate a PNG file with width 1055 and height of 635. He was searching on the the mapfish ...
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Print LABEL text in multiple lines in Cesium JS API

I have a problem printing text in multiple lines using Label in Cesium JavaScript API. text is member of Label class which takes String as input but doesn't really support multiple line labels using ...
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ArcPy PrintMap is cutting off part of layout?

I am running a script that pulls certain .mxd files out of a folder and prints them for me. For some reason, when I use the script, part of the layout is cutoff; on the other hand, when I open each ...
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Printing highly detailed and/or complex maps on large format paper?

I don't know if this is the right place for this question but, since it involves maps created with ArcMap, hopefully someone met this same problem. I want to print a highly detailed map of the whole ...
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How to correctly play with page settings in layout view in ArcMap?

I need to print a map from ArcMap. I'm going to use a plotter and want to print it on a A0 format paper. But...the layout settings are totally driving me crazy! As you can see in the first picture ...
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Drawing Google Map & printing at 1:160 (N Scale for modeling)?

I would like to draw a Google Map between two cities crossing a mountain pass in the Western USA. That part I can do just fine. What I would then like to do is print it at the scale (am I using that ...
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Projecting a world map on 6 segments to print on ball

Working with QGis and data from Natural Earth I would like to prepare a world map (1:50 000) for a globe that can be printed in 6 segments, which glued together build a ‘sphere’ (ball) according to ...
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Print/Export Attribute Table in Form View (QGIS 2.10.1)

Is there a means or available plugin which works to enable a direct print of the attribute table in form view? I recall this feature was on many a wishlist back around 2.6, but I'm unaware if the ...
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QGIS print composer atlas shortcut next feature

I have 25 features in the atlas of the print composer and I need to check every feature before exporting. It's quite annoying to click always the field in the status bar, so I wanted to use the ...
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How to print a label layer in the ArcGIS Server JS API

I'm trying to use a PrintTask to print a map, but am finding that a LabelLayer does not correctly print. I modified the Label Layer sample to include a Print Task, and found that the label layer is ...
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Renaming print task URL of ArcGIS API for JavaScript?

I have simple print task using ESRI javscript API PrintParameters, PrintTemplate and printTask. Its working fine. Its return URL like this: ...
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Does ArcGIS online allow the use of ArcMap print templates?

The ArcGIS Server help page Publishing additional services for printing shows how to publish an MXD as a print template: Navigate to Toolboxes > System Toolboxes > Server Tools > Printing. ...
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Free printable background map: land use, rivers, etc

I am looking for a free printable background map of europe which should look more or less like the OCM landscape: land use, major rivers, coast lines Is there any WMS or raster set whiche enables me ...
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Can ArcGIS Export Web Map task print labels from a Feature Layer?

I'm creating json to create a custom printout using the Export Web Map task on an ArcGIS server (v10.2). Everything works as expected apart from labels are not showing in the generated printout. The ...
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QGIS use item id in print composer for relations

i'm trying to use the item id in the print composer of QGIS to build relations. for example: i have a label with the text "test" in it and it has the ID=label1 -> now i have a second label in my print ...
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How to print only a selection of the map using MapFish Printing Module?

I am working on a GIS API that uses OpenLayers 2. I want to make snapshots of a selected region. For example. I draw a rectangle, and the MapFish Printing Module would print only the selected region. ...
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Printing a 1" scale from 2.8.2 Print Composer

I'm working on a small-scale site survey in qGIS, and for engineering purposes I need to print physical copies of the map that can be used with an engineering ruler. Basically, I need a way to print ...
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PrintTask with proxy does not add the correct contet-type header: application/x-www-form-urlencoded

I am using a proxy which I have made on my own so as to perform the map export tasks. I have noticed that GET/POST requests use the content-type header: application/x-www-form-urlencoded. However ...
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GeoServer printing problem

I have implemented printing functionality in my gis application using GeoServer printing modul. It works OK when installed on my development server, but when I installed it on client production server ...
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How to count points within the current Print composer atlas feature in QGIS 2.8?

In the print composer when generating an atlas, does anyone know how to show he feature count per each atlas coverage feature? For example, I have generated an atlas where each map is a different ...
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printing to pdf with text

Currently, we are able to export a layer with labels(these are one's which are coming from stylesheet sld:label) to pdf. But our requirement is, user should have an option where he dynamically add ...